The Great Immigration: Scots in Cracow and Little Poland, circa 1500-1660

Waldemar Kowalski, Jan Kochanowski University, Kielce

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€129,00
$167.00
ISBN13: 
9789004303096
E-ISBN: 
9789004303102
Publication Date: 
October 2015
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Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xiv, 316 pp; incl. 2 fig. and 27 tables
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ISSN: 
1547-1217
Volume: 
63

John S. Lowry, Eastern Kentucky University

In Big Swords, Jesuits, and Bondelswarts John S. Lowry demonstrates that anti-imperialist resistance movements in China, Cuba, Samoa, and Africa significantly shaped Berlin’s relations with the Center Party and thus the course of Wilhelmine domestic politics between 1897 and 1906.
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Volume: 
62
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004233843
E-ISBN: 
9789004306875
Publication date: 
November 2015
€139,00
$180.00

Martin Wein, New York University and Tel Aviv University

In History of the Jews in the Bohemian Lands, Martin Wein traces the interaction of Czechs and Jews, but also of German-speakers, Slovaks, and other groups in the Bohemian lands and in Czechoslovakia throughout the first half of the twentieth century.
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Volume: 
61
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004301269
E-ISBN: 
9789004301276
Publication date: 
October 2015
€129,00
$167.00

Francisca Loetz, University of Zurich (Translated by Rosemary Selle)

On the basis of the example of sexualized violence in Zurich between 1500 and 1850, the study criticizes the reduction of violence to illegitimate physical harm and discusses how a history of interpersonal violence in pre-modern Europe could be further developed.
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Volume: 
60
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004297272
E-ISBN: 
9789004297289
Publication date: 
June 2015
€103,00
$131.00

Erika Quinn, Eureka College

Quinn’s biography of the musician Franz Liszt (1811-1886) explores his creation of various subjective stances, anchored in ideas about nation, religion, and art. These subjectivities helped Liszt forward his artistic and aesthetic agendas.
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Volume: 
59
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004279216
E-ISBN: 
9789004279223
Publication date: 
August 2014
€121,00
$144.00

Edited, with an Introduction and Bibliography by James R. Palmitessa

This book presents twelve essays by Czech historians on the history of the Czech lands from the middle of the fifteenth to the middle of the seventeenth century, previously published in Czech, which appear here for the first time in English.
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Volume: 
58
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004277571
E-ISBN: 
9789004277588
Publication date: 
July 2014
€153,00
$184.00

Friedrich Lenger, Justus-Liebig-University Gießen

In European Cities in the Modern Era, 1850-1914 Friedrich Lenger offers the first truely European account of Europe’s major cities in a period crucial for the development of much of their present shape and infrastructure.
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Volume: 
57
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004233386
E-ISBN: 
9789004233638
Publication date: 
August 2012
€150,00
$181.00

Anna Grześkowiak-Krwawicz, University of Warsaw

This book traces the history of an idea of freedom in political thought in the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth from its emergence following the Union of Lublin in 1569 to its collapse in 1795.
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Volume: 
56
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004231214
E-ISBN: 
9789004231221
Publication date: 
August 2012
€114,00
$139.00

Tyge Krogh, Danish National Archives

Suicide murders - i.e., killings in order to be executed - were alarmingly frequent in eighteenth-century Lutheran Europe. The book traces the murderers motives – an investigation that leads to the Pietist care for death convicts, into central elements of Lutheran soteriology and to the idea of...
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Volume: 
55
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004221154
E-ISBN: 
9789004221376
Publication date: 
December 2011
€126,00
$152.00

Marc H. Lerner, University of Mississippi

Based on a tradition of political innovation, Swiss citizens recalibrated their understanding of liberty and republicanism through public political debates, during the revolutionary transformation to a rights-based society. The resulting hybrid political culture enhances our understanding of the...
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Volume: 
54
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004205154
E-ISBN: 
9789004214644
Publication date: 
October 2011
€114,00
$139.00

Richard J. Ninness, Touro College, NY

This study of the Catholic Prince-Bishopric of Bamberg and its largely Protestant aristocracy tells the complicated story of Lutheran nobles and their relatives in the Catholic Church and their struggle to cooperate in the Reformation era.
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Volume: 
53
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004201545
E-ISBN: 
9789004211919
Publication date: 
September 2011
€118,00
$143.00

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